NTSE Stage-2 (National-Level) Scholastic-Aptitude & Language Comprehension: Questions 17 - 20 of 828

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Passage

In the following passage, there are blanks, each of which has been numbered. For each blank four words are suggested, one of which fits the blank. Find the appropriate word in each case.

I want to avoid violence. Non-violence ________ (1) _ the first article of my faith. It is also the _ (2) ________ article of my creed. But I had to _ (3) ________ my choice. I had either submit _ (4) ________ a system which I considered _ (5) _ done irreparable harm _ (6) ________ my country _ (7) ________ incur the risk of the mad fury of my people bursting forth, when they get the truth _ (8) ________ my lips.

Question number: 17 (9 of 9 Based on Passage) Show Passage

» English Language » Paragraph Completion

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Question

Fill the correct word in blank (2)

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

last

b.

common

c.

simple

d.

unique

Question number: 18

» English Language » Synonyms

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Question

Select the correct meaning of the/idioms and phrases out of the four choices given. A queer fish

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

Irritating person

b.

A strange person

c.

A person

d.

Very familiar

Question number: 19

» English Language » Reading Comprehension

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In the following questions, each passage consists of five sentences. The first sentence (S5) and last sentence (S5) are given. The remaining three sentences are labeled P, Q and R. You are required to find out the proper sequence of the three sentences.

S1: It is difficult now to realize the condition of the poor people situated in remote district of England as late as 1760

S2: –

S3: –

S4: , -

S5: to sit with in the wide chimney, where they listened to stories or related to each other the events of the day.

P: the fire places were little apartments, sufficiently capacious to enable the whole family

Q: fuel was burnt only at cooking times or to cast a glow about the hearth in the winter evenings

R: in winter they shivered over scanty wood-fires, for timber was as scarce as coal

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

RQP

b.

RPQ

c.

QRP

d.

QPR

Question number: 20

» Biology » Our Environment

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Question

The average temperature of the earth remains fairly steady as compared to that of the moon because of the

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

atmosphere

b.

hydrosphere

c.

biosphere

d.

lithosphere

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